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2014-10-16 04:20:40

ABERDEEN, Scotland, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wood Group Kenny has been awarded the front end engineering design (FEED) for the subsea and pipeline element of the Peterhead Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) project in Aberdeenshire. The project, the world's first full-chain CCS project on a gas-fired power station, is being developed by Shell, with strategic support from Scottish and Southern Energy (SSE). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141015/152312 The scope of the...

2014-10-15 23:13:41

VerLASE wins US Patent: shows commercially viable use of 2D materials to grow light emitting structures that can directly emit in green to red colors, challenging industry's "green gap." The invention enables Quantum Wells of II-VI materials to replace phosphors and Quantum Dots in multiple lighting applications. Winooski, Vermont (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 VerLASE Technologies announced today the U.S. Patent Office has issued US Patent No. 8,859,412 on the use of certain 2D...

2014-10-15 23:11:19

Bobby Likis, automotive expert and host of nationally syndicated car-talk program "Bobby Likis Car Clinic," shared the microphone with Jeff Oestmann, President and CEO of East Kansas Agri-Energy, in a hard-hitting discussion of ethanol production and use. With a career in bioenergy and grain processing spanning 20 years, Oestmann is well-steeped in these industries and currently serves on the Board of Directors of both the Renewable Fuels Association & Kansas Association of...

2014-10-15 23:02:39

DeepResearchReports.com adds “2014 Market Research Report on Global and China PVC plastic Industry” and “2014 Market Research Report on Global and China PVC heat shrinkable tube Industry” market research reports to its store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 This is a professional and depth research report on Global and China PVC plastic industry. The report provides a basic overview of the industry, including definitions, applications and industry chain structure. Global...

2014-10-15 23:02:35

MI Windows and Doors now offers silver SuperCapSR™ reflective coating on HomeMaker3™ vinyl windows. Prescott Valley, AZ (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 In response to market demand, MI Windows and Doors now offers a new SuperCapSR™ silver color coating on its HomeMaker3 vinyl windows. The new silver color has a clear anodized appearance, meeting the needs of residential and commercial new construction and replacement markets. SuperCapSR is a unique color-coating system manufactured by...

2014-10-15 23:01:37

New research report “Global Cancer Kinase Inhibitors Market & Pipeline Insight” elaborated by Kuick Research is now available at MarketPublishers.com. According to the study, the global kinase inhibitors market is poised to gain momentum through 2018. London, UK (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 The field of cancer is developing driven primarily by the ageing world population, soaring rates of smoking, and the growth in obesity across all geographies. This opens up a slew of nice...

2014-10-15 23:00:42

In order to help individuals, families and the general public learn more about addiction – and in particular, to separate facts from myths -- Per Wickstrom, the CEO of Best Drug Rehabilitation, has added a new “Addiction” category to his popular blog at PerWickstrom.com. (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 In order to help individuals, families and the general public learn more about addiction – and in particular, to separate facts from myths -- Per Wickstrom, the CEO of Best Drug...

2014-10-15 20:22:42

Company to make OFEV available to IPF community within 10 days, along with comprehensive patient support resources RIDGEFIELD, Conn., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved OFEV® (nintedanib) capsules for oral use for the treatment of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF). Granted Breakthrough Therapy designation during its review by the FDA, OFEV, capsules for oral use, taken twice...

2014-10-15 16:24:32

WASHINGTON, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Despite a massive outpouring of public opposition, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced today that it has registered Enlist-Duo,® an herbicide that incorporates a mix of glyphosate and a new formulation of 2,4-D, intended for use on genetically engineered (GE) Enlist-Duo®-tolerant corn and soybean crops, officially ushering in the new wave of GE 2,4-D tolerant crops. "EPA approval of this herbicide sets a...

2014-10-15 16:24:29

YELLOWKNIFE, NT, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Dominion Diamond Corporation (TSX:DDC, NYSE:DDC) (the "Company") announced today that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of the interests of C. Fipke Holdings Ltd. ("FipkeCo") in the Ekati Diamond Mine. The Ekati Diamond Mine consists of the Core Zone, which includes the current operating mine and other permitted kimberlite pipes, as well as the Buffer Zone, an adjacent area hosting kimberlite pipes having both...


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Caribbean Pine, Pinus caribaea
2014-04-18 08:11:48

Caribbean pine (Pinus caribaea) is native to Central America, Cuba, the Bahamas as well as the Turks and Caicos Islands. The Caribbean pine also grows in Asia, Australia, New Zealand, Jamaica, Colombia, South Africa and China where they were introduced by foresters. This pine often forms pure stands but can be found growing mixed in with oaks and other pines as long as the soil is well drained and acidic. The Caribbean pine grows in forest of the lowlands up to about 2,297 feet but can...

Camphora tree, Cinnamomum camphora
2014-02-07 09:51:33

Cinnamomum camphora is an evergreen tree species. The species may also be commonly referred to as the Camphor tree, Camphorwood or Camphor laurel. C. camphora plants belong to the Lauraceae family. The tree is indigenous to China, specifically south of the Yangtze River, Taiwan, Japan, Korea and Vietnam. It has been introduced and has become naturalized in many other regions of the world and the tree is considered an invasive species in parts of the United States and Australia. Cinnamomum...

Amflora
2013-10-03 07:51:27

Amflora, known also as EH92-527-1, is a genetically modified potato developed by BASF Plant Science. Amflora potato plant produces pure amylopectin starch that is processed to waxy potato starch. Amflora was approved for industrial applications in the European Union market on March 2, 2010 by the European Commission. It was originally registered on August 5, 1996. Amflora was developed by geneticist Lennart Erjefalt and agronomist Juri Kano of Svalof Weibull AB. Because of the lack of...

Golden Rice
2013-10-02 14:11:48

Golden Rice is a variety of Oryza sativa rice produced  through genetic engineering to biosynthesize beta-carotene, a precursor of vitamin A, in the edible parts of the rice. The research was conducted with the goal of producing a fortified food to be grown and consumed in areas with a shortage of dietary vitamin A, a deficiency which is estimated to kill 670,000 children under five years old each year. Golden rice is different from its parental strain by the addition of three...

Vistive Gold
2013-10-02 12:54:36

Vistive Gold, MON 87705, is a genetically engineered variety of glyphosate-resistant low-linolenic, high-oleic soybeans created by Monsanto. Vistive Gold was designed to be a replacement for hydrogenated oils and fats, which are high in trans-fatty acids. The decreased linolenic content enables Vistive Gold to have favorable traits for deep frying and increasing the shelf life of foods. The Federal Register declared on June 28, 2011 that Monsanto was petitioning the Animal and Plant...

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